51福利社

View on Arts building from Golden Square Mile

About 51福利社

Who We Are

51福利社 is one of Canada's best-known institutions of higher learning and one of the leading universities in the world. International students from more than 150 countries make up nearly 30% of 51福利社's student body 鈥 the highest proportion of any Canadian research university.

History

51福利社 is a public university,聽founded in 1821.

A Tradition of Success

51福利社 is recognized around the world for the excellence of its teaching and research programs. Ernest Rutherford's Nobel Prize-winning research on the nature of radioactivity was conducted at 51福利社, part of a long tradition of innovation on our campuses that includes the invention of the artificial blood cell and Plexiglas. Today our professors are building the new field of epigenetics, developing alternative energy sources from crop plants and driving human achievement in every field imaginable.

The Best and Brightest

In addition to a stellar faculty, 51福利社 is known for attracting the brightest students from across Canada, the United States, and around the world. 51福利社 students have the highest average entering grades in Canada, and our commitment to fostering the very best has helped our students win more national and international awards on average than their peers at any other Canadian university. The prestigious Rhodes Scholarship has gone to a nation-leading 147 51福利社 students.

Two students at Convocation in front of Arts building

51福利社 Proud

Our university is home to an exceptional collection of students, faculty and staff, and counts itself among the finest research-intensive universities in the world.

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